A girl from Chandigarh, Punjab Harnaaz Sandhu won the 70th Edition Miss Universe award in Eilat, Israel on Monday 12 December 2021. This award is the third Miss Universe award to India after 21 years. Before this, in 1994 Sushmita Sen and Lara Dutta 2000 won the crown. Harnaaz Sandhu defeated 79 countries in the Miss Universe pageant and was crowned by Andrea meze, she was Miss Universe in 2020. Following Harnaz second winner was Nadia furriers from Paraguay and the third winner was tabula Aswan from south Africa. Before becoming Miss Universe she also won Miss Diva 2020 held in Mumbai.




Harnaaz Sandhu was born in Chandigarh, Punjab on 3 March 2000, She belongs to an upper-middle-class family. Her family is Sikh and her nationality is Indian. Her mother’s name is Ruby Sandhu she is a gynecologist her father’s name is Mr. Sandhu he is a businessman she has a brother named Harnoor Sandhu. She completed her schooling at Shivalik public school, Chandigarh and after her graduation, she began her post-graduation in public administration at the government college of women Chandigarh. From a very young age, she was passionate about acting and modeling and attracted to glamor. Even in her childhood days, she took part in various beauty pageants and always came with prizes making her city and family proud. She is very close to her family and friends, especially her mother. She loves to spend time with family.  







Harnaaz Sandhu is an Indian woman from Punjab, Chandigarh, a highly educated, beautiful, determined, hard-working woman who believes in herself and follows her dreams to the end, and accomplished them all. Before this big victory, she took part in 19 beauty pageants and was always prized in each of them. From her graduation days, she started modeling and acting and decided to make her career as a model in the glamor industry. She bagged numerous awards which include Times fresh face, Miss Chandigarh, 2017, Miss Max emerging star India 2018, Femina Miss India Punjab 2019, and LIVA Miss diva universe 2021. Other than modeling she also worked in various films like “Yaaron ki Poo Baran” and “Bai Ji Kuttang”. Which is set to release in 2022.


She also has amazing beauty with Milky skin, shiny beautiful hair, and a stunning figure. She is a highly confident woman. She once said in an interview that her mother Ruby Sandhu, A gynecologist is her major source of inspiration. She added that her mother is a fighter who fights against patriarchal society and becomes a doctor. According to Harnaaz Sandhu, her mother is her role model who gives her confidence and the power to dream big and achieve big. Her love for his family can be seen in the Instagram post she posted on her account before the Miss Universe finale. The post shows her family members on a video call and she mentioned the caption “My strength, My lifelines” while tagging her mother Ruby Sandhu, Masi Preet Boparai, and brother Harnoor Sandhu on the post. 




Harnaaz Sandhu has a good and amazing figure, With a measurement of 32-28-32, Her height is 5 feet 9 inches and her eyes and hair color are black. She is quite conscious about her figure and avoids taking any junk or processed food. She maintains a weight of 50 kg and wears shoes of 6 sizes. She completely believes in high thinking and healthy living. Harnaaz Sandhu avoids smoking, alcohol, or any other thing which is not good for her health. 





She completely believes in a healthy lifestyle and doesn’t compromise to maintain it. She maintains it through yoga, cycling, gymming, swimming, playing, exercising, etc. She prefers nutritious food which is rich in fiber and protein.


Her diet plan includes: 

She starts her day with 3 to 4 glasses of warm water, then breakfast is comprised of nuts, cereals fruit juice, and oats, in lunch she prefers fruits, salads healthy shakes, and supplements. Her dinner is packed with lentils, chapati, sabzi, and salad; she avoids taking rice at night.




Actor model and Miss Universe Harnaaz Sandhu have a huge list of favorites. She is a happy, healthy, and active person, who believes to live a happy life with complete positivity. 

  1.  She loves to spend time with friends and family and is a huge pet and animal lover. She loves to be in nature.
  2. Her favorite actors are Shah Rukh Khan, Vicky Kaushal, and Akshay Kumar. 
  3. Her favorite actresses are Katrina Kaif and Priyanka Chopra. In an interview, she said that she is deeply influenced by Priyanka Chopra to choose her career in modeling. 
  4. Her positive line for positivity is “Great things happen to those who don’t stop believing, trying to learn, and being grateful “.


Favorites things of Harnaz Sandhu: 


  1. Favorite food: Indian cuisine
  2. Favorite dress: Western Dresses 
  3. Favorite movie: Bajrang Bhaijaan
  4. Favorite colors: Pink, Orange, Red 
  5. Favorite Hollywood actor:  Tom Cruise 


She is a fan of Jass Manak and loves to cook, sing and write while not busy in modeling and acting. This shows that she is an extremely creative person. 

The question asked by Harnaaz Sandhu in the Miss Universe beauty pageant is : 


“What advice does she like to give to young women and how do they face the pressure they face today?”


Her answer: 


“The biggest pressure youth faces today is not believing in themselves and, to know what they are beautiful, stop comparing yourself with others and let’s talk about what happening in worldwide, come out speak for yourself because they are a leader of future life you are the voice of your own, I believed in myself and that is why I am standing here today”.